Aston Martin was founded in 1913, soon after Martin won the «Aston Hill» famous races. After 2 years the duo Lionel Matin and Robert Bamford made their first car, by setting a 4-cylinder engine in the EX 1908 Isotta-Fraschinni chassis. However, their plans for the start of production were simply destroyed the First World War, when both automakers have joined the army.
However, Aston Martin has not lost spirit and after the war, together with like-minded team resumed operations. Some time passed, and in 1920, Bamford left the team Aston Martin. Luckily enough wealthy investor saw the true potential of the brand and has invested a large sum in the company's development. Count Louis Zborowski investments resulted in a delightful technology solutions, topped with whipped cream wins and wins.
In 1922, Aston Martin produced cars to compete in the French Grand Prix. In addition to the receipt, cars set records for maximum speed and caught the headlines.
The wave of fame and glory, which was built by Aston Martin to new heights, the company struck with full force on the wall of bankruptcy in 1924. Only through investments Lady Charnwood, the company remains afloat. However, her son John Benson, whom she appointed chief in the company did not meet expectations, and a year later the company went bankrupt completely. In 1926, Aston Martin the door completely closed, and Lionel Matin, walked in the shoes of his old partner Robert Bamford.
Soon after the departure of Martin's company has been restored for the second time triple wealthy investors including Bill Renwick and Augustus Bertelli, who were responsible for the design and execution of some models, which later in the production run. By 1937 Bertelli has developed and released a number of vehicles, the most well-known 'Le Mans', the Mk II 'and the' Ulster.
Although business at Aston Martin went well, the company soon had to face new financial challenges, the reason was the termination of funding by L. Prideaux Brune.
In 1947, David Brown has developed a coupe. Aston Martin Motors, has entered into a new model of the first series production stage DB came from the factory, and then for 7 years before the start of the 70s still DB3 and DBS V8.
Despite the fact that Aston Martin bathed in the rays of fame and success, he did not once more faced with financial problems, replacing the two owners in the next decade, while the first 90 Ford bought the Company.
Despite the dynamic development of the company, the Ford board of the Committee was forced to make a decision on the sale of Aston Martin. In 2007, Aston Martin entered a new era, after it was bought by David Richardson, for $ 848 million. Since then Aston Martin is constantly increasing sales and expanding by opening more and more branches in Europe.